Fighting poverty through education

Manchester Metropolitan University

Mailing address: 
Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, Grosvenor Square, Manchester, M15 6BH
Telephone: 
0161 247 2000
Email: 
s.gray@mmu.ac.uk
Website: 
www.mmu.ac.uk
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Professor Malcolm Press
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
malcolm.press@mmu.ac.uk
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Professor Richard Greene
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research and Knowledge Exchange)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
r.greene@mmu.ac.uk
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of Research Environment and Impact
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Sam Gray
Focal point 2 - Email: 
e.price@mmu.ac.uk
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Professor Liz Price
Focal point 3 - Email: 
s.gray@mmu.ac.uk
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Manchester Metropolitan University is a large, modern university with circa. 36,000 students, having and 3,600 staff. It was established in 1992 but can trace its routes back to 1824. Over 300,000 alumni are living and working in over 170 countries. The University has formal education and exchange partnerships with 170 institutions across the globe. The University is headed by the Vice Chancellor supported by a Deputy Vice Chancellor and Provost, and a Chief Operating Officer.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Manchester Metropolitan University’s particular strength in relation to the UNAI principles include: (i) Widening higher education participation, (ii) making higher education accessible and beneficial for All,(iii) outstanding learning and student experience engaging with UNAI principles and UN SDGs, (iv) lifelong learning opportunities, (v) impactful world-class research addressing global challenges, and (vi) embedding and mainstreaming social responsibility and sustainability across all higher education aspects and activities of the University. Access to Higher Education and Outreach: Th

Nazareth College of Arts and Science

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Nazareth College of Arts and Science
Mailing address: 
KOVILPATHAGAI MAIN ROAD, AVADI-600062
Telephone: 
+91 44 26380549
Email: 
info@ncas.in
Website: 
www.ncas.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr.Mary Angeline Santhosam
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
principal@ncas.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr.Mary Angeline Santhosam
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Principal
Focal point 1 - Email: 
principal@ncas.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Professor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mrs.Princy
Focal point 2 - Email: 
alamelu@ncas.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mrs.Alamelu
Focal point 3 - Email: 
princy@ncas.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Nazareth College of Arts and Science, established in the year 2000, by C & D Educational Trust, is situated at a peaceful environment in the outskirts of Chennai. It is affiliated to the University of Madras and accredited with ‘B’ Grade by National Accreditation body of the UGC. The College is recognised under 2f of the UGC Act. The college offers 8 undergraduate and 4 postgraduate courses.The college gives preference in admitting the students who hail from economically and socially underprivileged community.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Nazareth College of Arts and Science was founded by C & D Educational Trust and is a part of a large educational group called Nazareth in the year 2000 and is located in the suburbs of Chennai, just 15 minutes from Avadi, which houses India's only Army Tank factory and Depot. The College is uniquely positioned to contribute to, and draw from, the strength and diversity of this sublime metropolis.

Tecnológico Nacional de México Campus Oaxaca

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus.
Mailing address: 
dir_oaxaca@tec.mx
Telephone: 
(951)5015016
Email: 
dir_oaxaca@tec.mx
Website: 
www.itoaxaca.edu.mx
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Fernando Toledo Toledo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus´ Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
dir_oaxaca@tec.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Javier Ezequiel Fuentes García
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistand director of administrative services
Focal point 1 - Email: 
admon_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Focal point 3 - Title: 
planning and liaison deputy director
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Julio Cesar Villalobos García
Focal point 2 - Email: 
acad_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Gladis Yolanda Delfina Castellanos Hernández
Focal point 3 - Email: 
plan_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a High level educational University who are conformed by 5,958 students, each one is being educating to participate in the scientific and technological development of the people and community in this way we have nine careers, it is important to mention that we have four laboratories where students make their scientific practices. Also we have six computer centers with one hundred and twenty computers in total in order that helps to the student subject requirements. Students takes classes from monday to saturday in a selected building depending of their career overall we have ninety
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
In agreement with the UNAI objectives; The National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus, promotes an educational training base on delate the cultural and social discrimination also the marginalization that suffer or society, as well as that our mission is trough out different projects help the communities giving them the resources that in consequence generate their own self production as and a result decrease poverty. The last contribution of this Institution to the society was the donation of 1,000 liters of solution disinfectant, following with the solidarity actions and fencing the COVI

Universitatea Maritima Din Constanta

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Constanta Maritime University
Mailing address: 
104 Mircea cel Batran Street, CONSTANTA, 900663
Telephone: 
+40 0755 210 720
Email: 
info@cmu-edu.eu
Website: 
www.cmu-edu.eu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
CIUCUR VIOLETA-VALI
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
RECTOR
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
violeta.ciucur@cmu-edu.eu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
PANAITESCU MARIANA
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Proffessor Ph.D. Eng.-Coordinator of the specialization of Engineering and environmental protection in industry
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mariana.panaitescu@cmu-edu.eu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Proff.Ph.D. Eng. Coordinator of Holistic on the Impact of Renewable Energy Sources on Environment and Climate CENTER
Focal point 3 - Name: 
PANAITESCU FANEL-VIOREL
Focal point 2 - Email: 
liviu.stan@cmu-edu.eu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
STAN LIVIU-CONSTANTIN
Focal point 3 - Email: 
viorel.panaitescu@cmu-edu.eu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Academic Council: Rector Prof. Violeta Ciucur, Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Institutional Development and International Relations Assoc. Prof. Ph.Dl.Ph.D. Hanzu Radu Vice-Rector for Academic Activity Prof. Eliodor CONSTANTINESCU, Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Research and Scientific Innovation Assoc. Prof.Ph.D. Raicu Gabriel, Ph.D. Dean of Navigation Faculty Prof. Costel STANCA, Ph.D. Dean of Electromechanics Faculty Assoc.Prof. Ph.D. STAN Liviu Constantin Managing Director Ec.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
University prospectus: https://cmu-edu.eu/en/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2015/09/University-Prospectus-web.pdf International partnerships:https://cmu-edu.eu/en/about-us/international-relations/international-relations-partnerships/ Constanta Maritime University has been actively involved in the international maritime community, thus concluding several bilateral protocols with maritime universities, aimed to ensure both students and teachers mobilities and exchange of expertise in the maritime field.

ILMA University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
ILMA University
Mailing address: 
ILMA University, Main Campus, Plot no 273, Main Ibrahim Hyderi Road, Korangi Creek, Karachi, Pakistan.
Telephone: 
+9221-35091872
Email: 
fawwadbutt@ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Website: 
www.ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mr. Noman Abid Lakhani (T.I.)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
nomanlakhani@ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Fawwad Mahmood Butt
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director Quality Assurance & Liaison
Focal point 1 - Email: 
fawwadbutt@ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Prof. Dr. Mansoor-Uz-Zafar Dawood
Focal point 2 - Email: 
skashifrafi@ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Syed Kashif Rafi
Focal point 3 - Email: 
mzdawood@ilmauniversity.edu.pk
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Academic Structure of ILMA University in terms of faculties includes i. Faculty of Management Sciences; ii. Faculty of Computer Sciences; iii. Faculty of Science & Technology; iv. Faculty of Media & Design with four departments namely i. Department of Business Administration; Department of Computer Science; iii. Department of Software Engineering; iv. Department of Media Science respectively. The Faculties are headed by concerned Deans while the Departments are headed by Head of the Teaching Departments (HoTDs).
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. Addressing Poverty: Provision of need based scholarships to needy candidates on regular basis worth millions of rupees as of date 2. Capacity Building: the University is working relentlessly towards capacity building of higher education throughout the world through various MoUs with international Universities under faculty exchange programs followed by hosting & contributing in international research conferences in areas of global importance. 3.

Christ University

Mailing address: 
Christ Central Campus, Dharmaram P.O, Diary Circle, Bangalore
Telephone: 
+91 9900104550
Email: 
victor.paul@christuniversity.in
Website: 
www.christuniversity.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr.Abraham VM
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
vc@christuniversity.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr.Victor Paul
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor & Head, Social Work Department and Director CSA
Focal point 1 - Email: 
director.csa@christuniversity.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Programme Manager CSA
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Dr.Arul Roncalli
Focal point 2 - Email: 
jiby.jose@christuniversity.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr.Jiby Jose
Focal point 3 - Email: 
programme.manager@christuniversity.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
CHRIST ( Deemed to be University), formerly Christ College (Autonomous), was born out of the educational vision of St Kuriakose Elias Chavara, an educationalist and a social reformer of the nineteenth century. He founded the first indigenous congregation, Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). Established in July 1969, Christ College became the most preferred educational institution in the city of Bengaluru within the first three decades.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Besides, facilitating curriculum-based courses in various disciplines; Christ University with the support of its mother organization Christ Educational Society has been instrumental in promoting the spirit of volunteerism among the students who contribute a great deal in undertaking developmentally appropriate interventions that immensely benefit the poor and marginalized community.

Northampton Community College

Mailing address: 
3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem PA 18020
Telephone: 
610-861-5429
Email: 
mdietrich@northampton.edu
Website: 
www.northampton.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr. Mark Erickson
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
merickson@northampton.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Maria Dietrich
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Director, Study Abroad & International Programs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mdietrich@northampton.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Professor, Geography
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Anita Forrester
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ncarpenter@northampton.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Nathan Carpenter
Focal point 3 - Email: 
aforrester@northampton.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Northampton Community College offers credit and non-credit programs and is strategically positioned to provide students with the education that they need in order to enter the workforce or to continue their studies. NCC grants degrees, certificates and diplomas in more than 100 fields. The college is currently transitioning through an academic reorganization.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY AND ACCESS Northampton Community College (NCC) offers more than 100 college degree, certificate, and specialized diploma and enrichment programs to over 13,600 credit students and 20,000 non-credit and community education students each year. NCC is an open-access institution whose student body represents many who have historically been marginalized in, or left out of, higher education. The College is the largest and most diverse in the region. In Spring 2019, minority students represented 41% of credit students.

University of Fort Hare

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
English
Mailing address: 
Private bag x 9083, East London, 5200 South Africa
Telephone: 
+27(0)437047690
Email: 
hmabasa@ufh.ac.za
Website: 
www.ufh.ac.za
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prof Sakhela Buhlungu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice-Chancellor and Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
Sbuhlungu@ufh.ac.za
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr Hlulani Mabasa
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director: International Affairs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
hmabasa@ufh.ac.za
Focal point 3 - Title: 
University Registrar
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mr Njabulo Zuma
Focal point 2 - Email: 
Rvithal@ufh.ac.za
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Prof Renuka Vithal
Focal point 3 - Email: 
Nzuma@ufh.ac.za
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
University of Fort Hare is a comprehensive University with six (6) faculties, namely: Health Sciences, Science and Agriculture, Law, Education, Social Sciences and Humanities, and Management and Commerce
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The university has a legal aid clinic where we offer free legal advise and representation for members of the community to ensure that their human rights are secured and protected. The university has a student trust fund where needy but deserving students are offered bursaries or scholarships so that they can access higher education in our university.

Tecnológico Nacional de México Campus Oaxaca

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus
Mailing address: 
dir_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Telephone: 
951 501 5016
Email: 
dir_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Website: 
www.itoaxaca.edu.mx
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Fernando Toledo Toledo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Head of the National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
dir_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Gladis Yolanda Delfina Castellanos Hernandez
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Academical viceprincipal
Focal point 1 - Email: 
acad_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Viceprincipal of administrative services
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Javier Ezequiel Fuentes García
Focal point 2 - Email: 
pla_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Julio Cesar Villalobos Garcia
Focal point 3 - Email: 
admon_oaxaca@tecnm.mx
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a High level educational University who are conformed by 5,958 students, each one is being educating to participate in the scientific and technological development of the people and community in this way we have nine careers, it is important to mention that we have four laboratories where students make their scientific practices. Also we have six computer centers with one hundred and twenty computers in total in order that helps to the student subject requirements. Students takes classes from monday to saturday in a selected building depending of their career overall we have ninety
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
In agreement with the UNAI objectives; The National Technological of Mexico Oaxaca Campus, promotes an educational training base on delate the cultural and social discrimination also the marginalization that suffer or society, as well as that our mission is trough out different projects help the communities giving them the resources that in consequence generate their own self production as and a result decrease poverty. The last contribution of this Institution to the society was the donation of 1,000 liters of solution disinfectant, following with the solidarity actions and fencing the COVI

Université 8 Mai 1945 Guelma

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
8 Mai 1945 Guelma University
Mailing address: 
BP 401 GUELMA 24000 - ALGERI
Telephone: 
21337100603
Email: 
recteur@univ-guelma.dz
Website: 
http://www.univ-guelma.dz/fr
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ellagoune Salah
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ellagoune.salah@univ-guelma.dz
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Hamdi Rachid
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Rector in charge of Relations Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, Animation and Communication and Scientific Manifestations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
Hamdi.rachid@univ-guelma.dz
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice-Rector of higher education at the undergraduate and graduate level, continuing education and diplomas, and graduation
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Bensouilah Assia Affaf
Focal point 2 - Email: 
lafifi.yacine@univ-guelma.dz
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Lafifi Yacine
Focal point 3 - Email: 
bensouilah.afaf@univ-guelma.dz
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Guelma is the capital city of the Guelma Province in the north-east of Algeria,40 miles inland from the Mediterranean coast.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Times Higher Education: SDGs impact ranking,Université 8 Mai 1945 isranked as fellow: Impact Ranking 2020 (Global ranking) 401–600 th Impact Rankings: Decent work and economic growth 2020 :101–200 th Impact Rankings: Gender equality 2020: 201–300 th Impact Ranking 2020 (Natinal ranking): 1 th Impact Ranking 2020 (Africal ranking): 14 th Impact Ranking 2020 (Arabl ranking): 12 th